The Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Vadim pristayko denies pressure from the United States to Ukraine with the issue of providing military assistance to force Kiev to begin the investigation in the company Burisma (“Burisma”).

“The dilemma is that either we get help of $250 million or we will work with Giuliani (the personal lawyer of the President of the United States Donald trump Rudolph Giuliani – if) – an absolute lie. I attended all the meetings and talks”, – he told in interview “Radio Freedom”.

The newspaper the Hill reported that Democrats from the U.S. house of representatives requested by 15 October in the Pentagon and the OMB at the White house documents related to the financial military aid to Ukraine.

“The attached agenda contains the requirement (provide – if) documents, which are necessary for the committees to examine the sequence of events and the reasons behind the White house’s decision to delay badly needed military assistance to Ukraine, which was approved by the U.S. Congress to counter Russian aggression,” – said in a letter to congressmen.

Earlier it was reported that trump has delayed the provision of assistance to Ukraine. Democrats believed that he did this to force Kyiv to help him in the investigation against the former Vice-President of the USA Joe Biden. However, trump said that’s not true: aid he for some time delayed, because he was dissatisfied with the fact that the United States is actively providing military assistance to Ukraine, a European country – no.

The speaker of the house of representatives, Nancy Pelosi announced the decision to start the procedure, the purpose of which is to determine whether there are grounds for impeachment of President Trump. The occasion was the message sent by us intelligence to his superiors regarding the content of the telephone conversation trump with the President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky in July. It is at the request of the congressmen was given to them for review.

A number of American media earlier reported that trump 25 Jul tried in a phone conversation to convince Zelensky need to start an investigation against hunter Biden and that the President of the United States “about eight times called his work” a lawyer Giuliani on the issue of investigation against hunter Biden.